Norman Lee Saxton
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, Oct. 3, at 2 p.m. at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Crowley for Norman Lee Saxton, 61, who died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, at 3:50 p.m. at Christus St. Patrick Hospital in Lake Charles.
He was a graduate of Lafayette High School and received his bachelor’s degree from USL (now the University of Louisiana at Lafayette). Norman was the district manager at Baker Hughes in Crowley. He enjoyed boating and fishing.
Fr. Michael DeBlanc, associate pastor of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, will officiate for the services. The family requests visiting hours Sunday from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. A rosary will be recited Sunday at 7 p.m. by Deacon Dan Didier. Burial will be in Woodlawn Mausoleum.
Norman is survived by his wife of 13 years, Cynthia Clement Saxton of Church Point; two sons, Christopher Norman Saxton and wife Meagan of Lafayette and Matthew Allen Saxton and wife Anne Marie of Youngsville; two step-children, Madeleine Reed Meche and husband Zach of Iota and Scott Reed Jr. of Rayne; one sister, Andrea Saxton of Las Vegas; one brother, Rudy Saxton of Baton Rouge; and seven grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents Lee and Doris Bosa Saxton.
Pallbearers will be Zach Meche, Dwight Kent, Gerald Doucet, Earl Ledet, Gardner Clement and Charles Clement.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.geesey-ferguson.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home, 301 North Avenue F, Crowley, LA 70526, 337-783-3313.